Tatar, Red Wings snap Predators’ win streak

Detroit, MI ( – Tomas Tatar potted two goals and an assist
as the Detroit Red Wings cooled off the hot Nashville Predators in a 5-2
victory on Saturday.

Gustav Nyquist tallied a goal and an assist, Henrik Zetterberg and Kyle
Quincey each scored and Pavel Datsyuk, Riley Sheahan and Nicklas Kronwall each
had two assists.

Detroit netminder Petr Mrazek turned aside 34-of-36 shots in the Red Wings’
third straight win.

Mike Fisher and Mattias Ekholm each lit the lamp as Nashville had its five-
game winning streak come to an end. The Predators also entered the contest
with at least a point in each of their previous 10 games (8-0-2).

Marek Mazanec made 18 saves in relief of Carter Hutton, who allowed three
goals on just four shots.